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Residential Support Worker

Salary

£22,000

Location

Jarrow

Job Type

Full Time/Permanent

Sector

Healthcare

Are you a Residential Support Worker, with previous experience working with children? If so, this could be the role for you!

We are delighted to be working our client, a leading provider of care to children and young adults, in their search for an Experienced Residential Support Worker!

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain a high of care and support which meets the physical, emotional, social, and cultural needs of children cared for.
  • Work in line with statutory legislation and guidance. To have knowledge of the Children’s Act 1889, the children’s homes regulations and quality standards along with other key guidance.
  • Provide a safe and nurturing environment for the children so they feel safe and secure from harm.
  • Develop positive relationships with children. To create a supportive care environment and encourage positive progress.
  • Ensure plans and core paperwork are up to date and precise.
  • Complete daily recording in line with the individual care plans.
  • Be fully aware of policies and procedures relating to the home

Essential:

  • Experience of working with children or vulnerable young adults.
  • Level 3 diploma in residential childcare
  • Higher level knowledge of residential childcare
  • Flexibility in working hours. The rota includes weekend working.
  • Sleep ins in line with the rota.
  • Full UK licence.
  • An enhanced DBS check will be carried out.

If you think you would be suitable for this role, apply now for more information!

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